HACKENSACK, N.J. -- Hackensack resident Rose (DiBona) Emelo died on Wednesday, Feb. 11. She was 99.
Emelo was a parishioner of St. Francis of Assisi Church, in Hackensack.
She is survived by her children, John Emelo and his wife Kathleen, and Mary Tiencken and her partner Harold Jeppson; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Emelo was predeceased by her husband, Anthony, and her brother, Salvatore DiBona.
Visiting hours will be from 7-9 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 13, at Trinka-Faustini Funeral Service, 439 Maywood Ave., in Maywood. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 16, at St. Francis of Assisi, with entombment to follow at Hackensack Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to
- St. Joseph's School for the Blind, by clicking here, or by mail to 761 Summit Ave., Jersey City, NJ 07307, or
- Hospice of New Jersey, by clicking here, or by mail to 400 Broadacres Dr., Bloomfield. NJ 07003.
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